Senior Frontend Engineer (m/f/d)

Our Company
Simplifying global trade is FreightHub's mission from day one. We are leveraging our digital mindset and technological skillset to revolutionise this multi-billion dollar industry by increasing transparency and reducing hassle for everybody that is moving goods on this planet, may it be an up and coming FBA Seller or a corporate customer. Equipped with a team of experienced founders and backed by top tier investors we are touching the lives of millions of end customers every day. The only thing missing is YOU to continue our journey. 

Your Role
As a Frontend Engineer you build FreightHub's frontend that provides great user experience, supports global scalability and reliable operations.

Your Tasks

  • You design, implement and maintain customer facing features on our platforms
  • You contribute to our design system by building reusable components
  • You work closely with our product designers to make the best decisions
  • You optimize the platform to achieve maximum performance in different locations
  • You constantly improve the platform’s performance, development experience and processes
  • You think like an architect, are always aware of what needs to be improved and what is next for our web platforms

How Engineers @FreightHub work

  • We are customer-centric: Our features are built for customers and our platform exists to provide the best logistics experience in the world
  • We strive towards a modern stack: React, Typescript, NodeJS, ElasticSearch and MongoDB on an event-driven microservice architecture running on Kubernetes
  • We monitor our work: From product metrics to response times we track through Prometheus, Grafana and Graphite
  • We rely on Kanban-based workflow, push to release every day, deploy high automated test coverage, and monitor constantly

Your Profile

  • You have a profound understanding of HTML, CSS, and browser capabilities
  • You have a deep understanding of Javascript, cross-browser compatibility, Single Page Application. If you know Typescript, it is a positive point
  • You have at least three years of experience working with ReactJs. Designing and implementing reusable components
  • You ideally know client-side state management using MobX or Redux
  • You have a good understanding of CSS preprocessors, building tools such as Webpack or FuseBox, and Accessibility
  • You have worked with UX/UI Designers and know how to work collaboratively in order to create outstanding user experience
  • You are always aware about front end trends and know how to leverage technology in order to empower our business and customers.
  • You have good communication skills and fluent level of english
  • You are a good tester: Unit, integration and end to end testing

Why FreightHub - You can look forward to

  • a highly skilled founding team backed by a Series B of 30 Mio USD 
  • an innovative business model in the logistics industry 
  • responsibility and autonomy to take key decisions for the future of FreightHub 
  • a steep learning curve that is supported by training and development sessions
  • talented, multifaceted and highly motivated colleagues 
  • a familiar company culture with team events and a nice office in the centre of Berlin
  • regular Engineering Hackdays
Check out our video to see what it is like to work at FreightHub:

At FreightHub, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our community. FreightHub is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.